Nelson Turnley House, 700 N. 27th Street
Year Built: 1853
Architectural Style: Greek Revival with Victorian additions
District: Church Hill North
Mr. Turnley was a custodian at the Medical College, and later a tobacconist and land developer. The house was built as a three-bay building with a side-hall plan. In the last decades of the nineteenth century, the house was extended to the south with a Victorian porch with elaborate brackets and turned posts.